News in Brief

17 May 2020

Greyhounds

Trainer/Handler Penalties

D Voyce | Christchurch 14 May; weight offence; fined $100.

Starter S Gillies | Palmerston North 12 May (heard Wanganui 15 May); failed to ensure lids had engaged correctly resulting in No Race; fined $300.

H Scott | Auckland 17 May; failed to scratch runner by required time denying reserve a start; fined $300.


Dog Penalty

HOMEBUSH GAMBLER | Christchurch 12 May; failed to pursue the lure but subsequently found to have serious injury; must complete trial.


General

Race 9 at the Palmerston North GRC meeting of 12 May was declared a No Race due to the lids opening prematurely.